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God’s Plan for Sex and Gender: 10 Teaching Points for Home and Church

Our children and teens are being educated on matters of sex and gender by a current cultural narrative that engages in 24/7 messaging, even to children as young as pre-school age. This education – or more accurately mis-education – takes God’s good gifts of sex and gender and distorts them in ways that undo God’s...
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CPYU Trend Alert – The War In Ukraine: A Teachable Moment For Our Kids

Providence helps us answer the age-old questions we humans ask about who or what rules the world, and who or what is in control. What is providence? And, what can we teach our kids about providence in the midst of our present teachable moment? Download CPYU’s Trend Alert – The War in Ukraine: A Teachable Moment...
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 102

Show Me The Way Download Conversation 102 here. Check back regularly for new conversations.
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Guest Submission: 3(D) Review – “Industry Baby” by Lil Nas X

Check out this submission of a 3(D) Review of “Industry Baby” by Lil Nas X. This review was submitted by Youth Pastor Jonathan Kornelson of Central Community Church in Chilliwack, BC. Jonathan was a student in one of Walt Mueller’s youth culture classes at the Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence in Canada.
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“THE SIMPLE SEVEN” AD FILTERING QUESTIONS – SUPER BOWL EDITION!

Does marketing work? You bet! If it didn’t work, then why are companies willing to fork out $6.5 million for a 30-second commercial spot during this year’s Super Bowl? Why not make your Super Bowl viewing experience productive for you and your kids? Use it as an opportunity to teach how to apply their faith...
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 101

What Do You See? Download Conversation 101 here. Check back regularly for new conversations
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 100

Rescued and Thankful Download Conversation 100 here. Check back regularly for new conversations.
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Trend Alert: Holiday Communication

Thanksgiving and Christmas… They’re almost here. And if your family is like mine, the holiday season affords you more time than usual to spend together. Your kids are home for a few extra days  of vacation, you spend more time around the table at meals, and you might even be spending extended periods of time...
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Trend Alert: The Milk Crate Challenge

The Milk Crate Challenge went viral on social media (TikTok, Instagram, and Twitter) back at the beginning of August when a video was posted of two guys walking on milk crates. Pretty soon, millions of viewers were watching videos and then making their own videos showing people stacking and then trying to balance as they...
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A Back-To-School Prayer For Our Kids

In recent years, I discovered that I was praying words similar to those from what’s oftentimes called “St. Patrick’s Morning Prayer,” a short version of which I’ve adapted in the free handout available here. I’ve changed it from the first person to the third person so that you can, if you choose, use it to pray...
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 99

Human Pride and God’s Rainbow Download Conversation 99 here. Check back daily for new conversations.
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 98

God on Gender Download Conversation 98 here. Check back daily for new conversations.
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 97

Heart Health Download Conversation 97 here. Check back daily for new conversations.
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 96

Abide Download Conversation 96 here. Check back daily for new conversations.
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Family TableTalk – Conversation 95

Don’t Get Fooled Download Conversation 95 here. Check back daily for new conversations.
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